Donates $10,000 to Habitat

Date: SEP 9th, 2007

Topic: Franchise News

Last year Inc. and Habitat for Humanity teamed up to offer customers from all across Canada an enriched "giving" experience.

The program "Building Communities" is very unique. Every customer who purchased a home marketing package since last August received a limited edition print representing the Canada's beautiful and diverse landscape. The program was set up to promote Habitat for Humanity - as an awareness initiative. It's exactly a year later and the socially conscience duo accomplished exactly what they set out to do. customers continue to experience more than just a top notch service - they get to participate in a worthwhile initiative to the tune of $10,000.00.

"Through the leadership of organizations such as, we are able to provide safe, decent, and affordable homes for families in need," states Lisa Lalande, Director of Corporate Partnerships with Habitat for Humanity. "We in turn support 70 affiliates who are building homes across the country. By partnering with Habitat for Humanity, is taking an active, hands-on approach to address the issue of affordable housing in Canada."

The initiative involved sharing local art as a gift to its customers, in addition to donating a portion of each marketing package sold through The company's goal was to build a program focused on increasing awareness for Habitat for Humanity.

"We firmly believe that building affordable housing and promoting homeownership through affordable options is a positive move towards breaking the cycle of poverty," commented Ken LeBlanc, founder and President. "We're proud to share the excitement of the Habitat for Humanity movement with our customers and our franchise owners alike", LeBlanc added.

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